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May 1, 2014
Jim Hightower: The Pentagon’s Great Pizza Victory
From the Gatling gun to the nuclear bomb, from hot air balloons to drones, the military has enlisted scientists to develop ever-more effective war technologies. Now comes a long-sought scientific breakthrough that the military brass consider the ultimate advantage for battlefield...
May 1, 2014 - 11:40pm
March 4, 2014
Burgess graduates from basic training
BEMIDJI — Air Force Airman Levi O. Burgess graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness...
March 4, 2014 - 10:30pm
January 17, 2014
Wendzel graduates military candidate school
BEMIDJI — Army National Guard Warrant Officer 1 Nathan G. Wendzel graduated from the U.S. Army Warrant Officer Candidate School at Fort Rucker, Daleville, Ala., and was appointed to the rank of warrant officer one. Wendzel is the son of Janet and Linden Wendzel of Bagley. His wife,...
January 17, 2014 - 7:03pm
January 10, 2014
Lauhoff completed basic training
BEMIDJI — Navy Seaman Apprentice Dylan M. Lauhoff, son of Matthew C. Lauhoff of Federal Way, Wash., and Sandra J. Leverette of Bemidji, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill. During the program, Lauhoff completed a variety of training...
January 10, 2014 - 10:14pm
December 17, 2013
Six U.S. soldiers killed in chopper crash in Afghanistan
KABUL (Reuters) - Six U.S. soldiers were killed in a helicopter crash in southern Afghanistan on Tuesday, NATO said, the largest death toll in a single incident to hit the international force in months. "The cause of the crash is under investigation; however, initial reporting...
December 17, 2013 - 9:36am
September 20, 2013
Jung completes ‘Plebe’ Summer
BLACKDUCK — Navy Midshipman Morgan E. Jung, daughter of Jackie and Jeffrey Jung, of Blackduck, recently completed “Plebe” Summer at the U.S. Navy Academy. Plebe Summer began June 27 and concluded after seven weeks of basic midshipman training. Jung is a graduate of Blackduck...
September 20, 2013 - 6:30pm
September 6, 2013
Ramsrud, Ferdig graduate basic training
BEMIDJI — Army National Guard Pvt. Dylan K. Ramsrud and Army Pvt. Trent W. Ferdig have graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning in Columbus, Ga. Both completed nine weeks of training in drill and ceremonies, weapons, map reading, tactics, military courtesy, physical...
September 6, 2013 - 7:17pm
August 8, 2013
Military - Tyler Brakner
Army Reserve Officer Training Corps Cadet Tyler Brakner, of Bemidji, drags another cadet as other cadets create additional chaos during a mass...
August 8, 2013 - 3:53pm
July 12, 2013
Rickert graduates basic training
BEMIDJI — Air Force Airman 1st Class Isaak E. Rickert graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Rickert also earned distinction as an honor graduate. He is the son of Daniel Rickert of Bemidji and a 2009 graduate of Bemidji...
July 12, 2013 - 4:26pm
June 20, 2013
Suicide and the military informational meeting set
BEMIDJI — The Headwaters Alliance for Suicide Prevention Quarterly Meeting “Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: Suicide and the Military” is set for noon to 1:30 p.m. June 27 at Prime West Conference Room, 3124 Hannah Ave. NW, Bemidji. The guest speaker will be Grant Bauer, Mental...
June 20, 2013 - 2:15pm
April 19, 2013
Clearbrook-Gonvick grad finishes training
CLEARBROOK – Air Force Airman Sarina A. Trego, of Clearbrook-Gonvick, graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Trego completed an eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies. Airmen who complete...
April 19, 2013 - 5:14pm
April 9, 2013
Admiral says US can intercept North Korean missile
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. defenses could intercept a ballistic missile launched by North Korea, the top U.S. military commander in the Pacific...
April 9, 2013 - 10:56am
April 8, 2013
Japan increasingly nervous about North Korea nukes
TOKYO (AP) — It's easy to write off North Korea's threats to strike the United States with a nuclear-tipped missile as bluster: it has never demonstrated the capability to deploy a missile that could reach the Pacific island of Guam, let alone the mainland U.S. But what about Japan?...
April 8, 2013 - 10:18am
April 1, 2013
Klobuchar, Walz tout bill to restore vets benefits
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar and Congressman Tim Walz are holding a Minneapolis press conference to discuss their legislation aimed at helping wrongly discharged military veterans restore their benefits. The federal lawmakers are talking about their push Monday...
April 1, 2013 - 9:32am
March 29, 2013
Military brief for March 31
Bagley grad finishes basic training SHEVLIN – Air Force Airman Allen Deshane graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core...
March 29, 2013 - 4:58pm